Defensive Back
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 193
Year: Junior
Hometown: Immokalee, Fla.
High School: Immokalee HS


As a Junior (2017): Started all 12 games at cornerback, posting 40 tackles ... Tied for the team lead with three interceptions and ranked second with seven pass breakups ... Had four tackles and a pass breakup vs. #12 Penn State (11/25) ... Notched a pair of pass breakups at #22 Michigan State (11/18) ... Had two tackles, including 0.5 TFL, and a PBU vs. #21 Michigan (11/11) ... Racked up career-high eight tackles against Indiana (10/28) ... Totaled three tackles and a PBU at #5 Wisconsin (10/21) ... Had four tackles and an interception vs. Northwestern (10/14) ... Notched five tackles, a PBU and a FR at #10 Ohio State (10/7) ... Posted three tackles and the game-sealing INT at Minnesota (9/30) ... Had five tackles and a pass breakup vs. UCF (9/23) ... Had three tackles and an INT at #23 Texas (9/2). 

As a Sophomore (2016): Appeared in 12 games, making 11 starts at cornerback ... Led the team with six pass breakups, and also had 40 tackles, one interception and one forced fumble ... Totaled five tackles vs. Rutgers (11/26) ... Notched six tackles and blocked a field goal at #19 Nebraska (11/19) ... Had five tackles, including 0.5 TFL, vs. #6 Ohio State (11/12) ... Posted five tackles at #2 Michigan (11/5) ... Had four tackles, including 0.5 TFL, at Indiana (10/29) ... Notched two tackles and forced first career fumble vs. Mich. State (10/22) ... Posted two tackles vs. Purdue (10/1) and Penn State (10/8) ... Had five tackles at UCF (9/17), and posted first career interception ... Made Maryland debut at FIU (9/9), totaling three tackles.

As a Redshirt Freshman at Riverside CC (2015): Finished with 25 tackles in six games played ... totaled 20 solo tackles ... had three tackles for loss ... forced two fumbles and recovered one.

As a Freshman at Florida (2014): Played in the season opener but suffered an injury and was shut down for the season… Took a redshirt.

At Immokalee High School: Two-way star at wide receiver and defensive back who helped lead Immokalee to an FHSAA Class 5A semifinal appearance as a senior… Played in the Under Armour All-America Game in 2013… Tallied 165 yards and one touchdown on 17 carries as a senior… Totaled 380 yards and scored a pair of rushing touchdowns in his four years on the varsity… Hauled in 31 catches for 862 yards and 14 touchdowns in 2013… Totaled 3,109 yards on 133 catches with 31 touchdowns during his career at Immokalee… Notched 1,403 all-purpose yards as a senior and racked up 4,782 total yards… Recorded 53 tackles, including 25 that were unassisted, as a senior… Had 42 tackles as a junior and eight as an underclassman for a total of 103 tackles in his career… Responsible for two interceptions and a fumble recovery in 2013… Coached by Richard Dombroski.

Personal: Full name is Jerald Christopher Jackson ... son of Chris Jackson and Lisa Dasher ... has two siblings ... also recruited by Miami and Clemson.

Career Highs
Tackles - 8 (Indiana, 10/28/17)
Solo Tackles - 8 (Indiana, 10/28/17)
Interceptions - 1 (4x, last Northwestern, 10/14/17)
Pass Breakups - 2 (2x, last at #22 Michigan State, 11/18/17)

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